Teach at KIPP LA

Across Los Angeles, KIPP LA is proving that demographics do not determine destiny and that students from our most underserved communities can and will achieve at the highest levels.

KIPP LA seeks qualified, passionate individuals to educate our students and provide support services to our schools. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, as well as professional development opportunities through the KIPP network nationwide of 209 schools in 20 states and Washington D.C..

Special Education

A Model for SpEd

KIPP Raíces academy became a model for special education in California. The qualitative study, Meeting the Needs of Every Student Through Inclusion, evaluated several schools and pointed out best practices. Watch the video.                                                  


More than STEM

At KIPP LA, we are concerned about building the whole students. We tend to say that KIPP LA is 49% academics and 51% character education. Watch Mr. McConnell talk about the importance of educating the whole child.

Early Education

Blue Ribbon Schools

In the last three years, KIPP LA has received three National Blue Ribbon Awards. Two of them to Elementary Schools. Watch the video of these incredible teachers talking about what it takes to build a Blue Ribbon School.                                                                    

Ready to Apply?

1st Application deadline Novemeber 26th

Not Ready Yet? Let's Keep Talking.

KIPP LA Schools Teacher Application Deadlines

2017 - 2018

  First Deadline Second Deadline Third Deadline Fourth Deadline Fifth Deadline

Apply Online

Nov. 26

Jan. 21

Feb. 25

Apr. 04

May 06

Complete Phone Interview

Dec. 01

Jan. 26

Mar. 02

Apr. 06

May 11

Phone Interview Results

Dec. 08

Feb. 02

Mar. 09

Apr. 13

May 18

In Person Interview

Jan. 15

Feb. 19

Mar. 26

Apr. 30

Jun. 04


Jul. 16 - Jul. 20

Professional Development

Jul. 23 - Aug. 10

Est. 1st Day of School

Aug. 13 (Subject to Change)